AMD Radeon R9 A375 vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M

Comparative analysis of AMD Radeon R9 A375 and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M videocards for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Technical info, Video outputs and ports, Compatibility, dimensions and requirements, API support, Memory, Technologies. Benchmark videocards performance analysis: PassMark - G2D Mark, PassMark - G3D Mark, Geekbench - OpenCL, CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps), 3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon R9 A375

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 5 year(s) 8 month(s) later
  • 786.6x more texture fill rate: 37.00 GTexel/s vs 47.04 GTexel / s
Launch date 2015 vs 13 March 2015
Texture fill rate 37.00 GTexel/s vs 47.04 GTexel / s

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M

  • Around 22% higher core clock speed: 1096 MHz vs 900 MHz
  • Around 27% higher boost clock speed: 1176 MHz vs 925 MHz
  • 2x more maximum memory size: 4 GB vs 2 GB
  • 2.2x more memory clock speed: 2500 MHz vs 1125 MHz (4500 MHz effective)
  • Around 3% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 239 vs 232
  • 3.4x better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 3487 vs 1024
Specifications (specs)
Core clock speed 1096 MHz vs 900 MHz
Boost clock speed 1176 MHz vs 925 MHz
Maximum memory size 4 GB vs 2 GB
Memory clock speed 2500 MHz vs 1125 MHz (4500 MHz effective)
Benchmarks
PassMark - G2D Mark 239 vs 232
PassMark - G3D Mark 3487 vs 1024

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: AMD Radeon R9 A375
GPU 2: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M

PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
232
239
PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
1024
3487
Name AMD Radeon R9 A375 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M
PassMark - G2D Mark 232 239
PassMark - G3D Mark 1024 3487
Geekbench - OpenCL 12206
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 54.321
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 795.325
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 3.694
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 51.9
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 174.61
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 5255
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3714
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3358
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 5255
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3714
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3358
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 1238

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Radeon R9 A375 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M

Essentials

Architecture GCN 1.0 Maxwell
Code name Venus GM107
Launch date 2015 13 March 2015
Place in performance rating 550 560
Type Laptop Laptop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 925 MHz 1176 MHz
Compute units 10
Core clock speed 900 MHz 1096 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm 28 nm
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 1184 GFLOPS
Pipelines 640 640
Pixel fill rate 14.80 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 37.00 GTexel/s 47.04 GTexel / s
Transistor count 1500 million 1,870 million
CUDA cores 640
Floating-point performance 1,505 gflops
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 75 Watt

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors No outputs No outputs
DisplayPort Multimode (DP++) support 1
HDMI
VGA аnalog display support 1

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 3.0 x16 MXM-B (3.0)
Bus support PCI Express 3.0
Laptop size medium sized

API support

DirectX 12 12.0 (11_0)
OpenCL 1.2
OpenGL 4.6 4.5
Shader Model 5.1
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 2 GB 4 GB
Memory bandwidth 72 GB/s 80 GB / s
Memory bus width 128 bit 128 Bit
Memory clock speed 1125 MHz (4500 MHz effective) 2500 MHz
Memory type GDDR5 GDDR5
Shared memory 0

Technologies

Adaptive VSync
Ansel
BatteryBoost
CUDA
DSR
GameStream
GameWorks
GeForce Experience
GeForce ShadowPlay
GPU Boost
H.264, VC1, MPEG2 1080p video decoder
Optimus
SLI